¶ Gunel Movlud's letter to her daughter after emigrating from Azerbaijan to Norway
¶ 'It is high-time for the international community to support the voices of civil society in Azerbaijan.'
¶ My family lived in Russia for four years. I was in elementary school at that time. I learned Russian in school, from Russian fairy tales and native speakers.
¶ Once a female journalist friend of mine was covering a story about how young girls try to evade school. I tried to help.
¶ I read Days Gone By (Uz. O’tgan kunlar, 1925) by Uzbek author Abdulla Qodiriy sometime in my childhood. However, I still feel the profound sorrow and tragedy of the characters of the novel.